Barbara Allen-Hagen Award

PbS is pleased to announced the winners of the 5th Annual Barbara Allen-Hagen Award. The winning facilities came from Indiana, California and North Dakota in 2011. The awards will be presented on Oct. 12 in National Harbor, Maryland.

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*Pictured are winners from the 2011 Barbara Allen-Hagen Award recipients.


Gearing Up for National PbS Day! -
Performance-based Standards (PbS) is gearing up for [National PbS Day on Friday June 5, 2015 in celebration of our 20th Anniversary! We’ve invit...
Thursday, May 21, 2015
Kids Got Talent Finalist Spotlight -
Finalist Spotlight: Rogue Valley Youth Correctional Facility In celebration of Performance-based Standards’ (PbS) 20th Anniversary, PbS challe...
Monday, May 18, 2015
Congratulations to the 2015 PbS Barbara Allen-Hagen Award Finalists -
Performance-based Standards (PbS) is proud to announce the finalists for the 2015 PbS Barbara Allen Hagen Award recognizing facilities for young...
Monday, May 18, 2015
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About PbS

Performance-based Standards (PbS) is a data-driven improvement model grounded in research that holds juvenile justice agencies, facilities and residential care providers to the highest standards for operations, programs and services.


5 Jun

National PbS Day!

The first National PbS Day will be celebrated on Friday, June 5th at participating facilities and programs across the country!

13 Aug

PbS State/Agency Coordinator Training

The state/agency coordinator training is in Indianapolis from Aug. 13 - 15, 2015. The event will train participants and celebrate PbS' 20th anni...

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What Youths, Staff and Families Say about Community-based Programs
Asking youths, staff and families about their experiences with community-based programs.

PbS Perspective January 2015
A snapshot of data from the October 2014 collection.

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